Friday, August 19, 2016

Pan-African Journal: Special Worldwide Radio Broadcast for Sun. Aug. 14, 2016--Hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe
Listen to this edition of the Pan-African Journal: Worldwide Radio Broadcast hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire.

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The program features our regular PANW report with dispatches on the rebellion in Milwaukee in response to the police killing of an African American youth on August 13; in Queens New York an Imam and his assistant were gunned by an assassin on Saturday; the preliminary results of the national presidential elections in Zambia indicate that the incumbent Edgar Lungu has taken an early lead; and the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) has issued an assessment of the recently-held local governmental elections.

In the second hour we continue our monthlong commemoration of Black August with special segments on the Nat Turner rebellion of 1831 and the Watts Rebellion of 1965.

Finally, we look back one year at the assassination of Hugo Pinell in a California prison after five decades of incarceration.

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